Cable connect between Nexus 5020 & server HP DL980

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Dear Sir,

We have customer buy server HP DL980 and they have question about type of cable connect between DL980 & Cisco Nexus 5020.

DL980 use 2 NICs (HP StorageWorks CN1000E Dual Port Converged Network Adapter) with PN is AW520A support FCoE.

Nexus 5020 of Cisco support FcoE too.

The question is: Which type of cable use to connect between CN1000E Dual Port Converged Network Adapter & Nexus 5020?

And which SFPs support for this cable?

Requirement: distance between DL980 and nexus more than 15m.

Please kindly help me to advice.

Thanks & Best Regards,

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man_truong Tue, 09/14/2010 - 03:10
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Hi experts,

Please kindly help.

Thanks & Best Regards,


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